Appellate Moot Court Board Membership

Thank you for your interest in joining the 2019-2020 Appellate Moot Court Board (AMCB). The 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 AMCB Executive Boards, with approval from the Faculty Advisory Committee (the Committee), will select new members. The Executive Boards will consider the following factors in selecting members for the 2019-2020 AMCB.

  1. the student's application
  2. the student's resume
  3. the student's Legal Research and Writing class performance
  4. the student's six-minute oral argument of his or her LRW appellate brief and short interview, to be held April 14, 2019.

Notes for Applicants

By signing the application you are waiving your rights to maintain the confidentiality of your grades and your performance in the Legal Research and Writing program, but note that all information supplied in relation to this application will be kept confidential by the AMCB Executive Boards and the Committee. It is critical that you also take a serious and realistic look at all other commitments you might have during the academic year in order to determine whether you will have sufficient time to devote to the significant academic demands of an appellate moot court competition.

By submitting this application you are agreeing to cooperate with the AMCB Executive Boards throughout the selection process. This includes submitting an accurate and truthful application packet, as well as participating in a mock oral argument on April 14, 2019. Questions regarding the AMCB or the 2019-2020 application process should be directed to nolans1@duq.edu

This application must be completed online and submitted in its entirety NO LATER THAN April 13, 2019 at 11:59pm. Please complete your application and attach your resume. Receipt of your application will be confirmed, and sign-up information for students' six-minute oral arguments will be shared. 

The application process for admission to the Appellate Moot Court Board for the 2019-2020 academic year is now closed. The application process for the 2020-2021 academic year will open in the spring of 2020. 

Meet the Appellate Advocacy Program Coordinator, Professor Erin Karsman

 

Competition Teams & Results

2017-2018

2016-2017

2015-2016

Contact Us

Email appellatedamin@duq.edu for more information.